Ways to explore majors

graphical representation of a checkbox.  Look through a major’s website to get the bigger picture of that major.

graphical representation of a checkbox.  Read a major’s upper-level course descriptions.

graphical representation of a checkbox.  Sit in on a few lectures in a relevant course.

graphical representation of a checkbox.  Find out if there is a club related to this major. Attend the club’s talks and events. Make sure to listen and ask questions!

graphical representation of a checkbox.  Talk to faculty members during office hours. Prepare a list of questions before you go.

graphical representation of a checkbox.  Visit with the adviser or advising center for a particular major. Prepare a list of questions before you go.

graphical representation of a checkbox.  Find job shadowing opportunities for hands-on experience.

graphical representation of a checkbox.  Think about how a major will help you contribute to society. Does it feel like a good fit for you?

 

 

 

 

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